To Make More Money in Government, Work for a Small Federal Agency

Do employees in your agency have an average salary as high as other agencies? There is a wide range of “average” salaries between large and small agencies. See how you compare to these averages and which cabinet level agencies have the highest and lowest average salary and which agency comes out first among all agencies as having the highest average salary.

Re-applying the Lipstick: The Next Generation of Merit Pay

What recommends pay for performance to the civil service? Proponents who cite successful PFP programs in government tend to leave out examples that are mixed, at best, or have just failed. Many who implemented these programs were gone by the time they were declared to be a failure. Despite numerous examples of failed implementation, pay-for-performance for the Federal sector continues to build momentum.